Tag: sports

UEFA Sanction Clubs For Overdue Payments

European football’s governing body, UEFA on Friday punished a handful of clubs for failing to meet payments and threatened to exclude them from continental competitions. Metalurg Donetsk of Ukraine, Petrolul Ploiesti of Romania and Skonto Riga of Latvia were all told that they would be “excluded from participating in the[Read More…]

Fortuna Dusseldorf German Defender, Leon Balogun Ready To Play For Nigeria

by Calvin Emeka Onwuka Fortuna Dusseldorf of Germany defender Leon Balogun has exclusively revealed to supersport.com his deep desire is to play for Nigeria ” I will walk to Spain, then swim across the ocean, catch a canoe just to honour the call. It will be the pinnacle of my[Read More…]

Kwara United Retain 18 players

Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) side, Kwara United have retained 18 among the 35 players that campaigned for the Afonja Warriors last term. The club’s spokesman, Olayinka Owolewa revealed to supersport.com that Kwara United would recruit 12 new players before the commencement of their campaign next season in the National[Read More…]

Chelsea Offers Ashley Cole New Deal At Stamford Bridge

Just In: Jose Mourinho has revealed that Ashley Cole will “naturally” be offered a new contract to stay at Stamford Bridge As reported by SunSport, the Chelsea boss confirmed that the Blues left-back will start against Steaua Bucharest in Wednesday’s Champions League tie at Stamford Bridge. More details to come..

Mandela Inspired others To Reach For What Appeared To Be Impossible – Muhammad Ali

Boxing Champion, Muhammad Ali  has described the late Nelson Mandela as one that inspired others to “reach for what appeared to be impossible.” Ali in a statement issued  through his foundation said,“What I will remember most about Mr. Mandela is that he was a man whose heart, soul and spirit[Read More…]

The Economist: Gentlemen In Northern Nigeria

By G.P AS THE sun sets in Kano, a city in northern Nigeria, four men shoo goats and chickens off a three-walled court modelled on a space on the side of the chapel at Eton, the English boarding school. Stripping down to immaculate white vests, the men bounce around for a game of[Read More…]

Nigeria Can Definitely Win The World Cup – Vincent Enyeama

Nigerian Super Eagles’ skipper Vincent Enyeama is of the believe that he and his teammates can win next year’s World Cup in Brazil. The Super Eagles made history by becoming the first African side to qualify for the 2014 World Cup. The team qualified on a 4-1 aggregate victory after[Read More…]